Create
cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Sign up Log in

It's not the same without you

Join the community to find out what other Atlassian users are discussing, debating and creating.

Atlassian Community Hero Image Collage

How to create a new classic project in Jira Cloud

Hello Jira Admins + Community members alike! 

In this video, you'll learn how to create a new classic project in Jira Cloud.

 

To continue learning about this topic, check out the Jira Administration Part 1 course on Atlassian University

You can also access the entire Community Training Video Library here.

If you have any questions or requests for topics you'd like to learn more about, please leave them in the comments below. 

5 comments

Are classic projects still supported in JIRA Cloud?  I don't see the Classic option when I'm logged in as a JIRA administrator.

@erich2048, the only way I've found of creating new classic projects is to do the following.

 

1. Click create new Project.

2. Select Scrum template.

3. Click use template.

4. Click Select a company managed template.

5. Choose a name and key, and importantly select Share settings with an existing project, and choose an existing classic project as a template.

 

You should then be able to create the new classic project.

 

Hope this helps, because Atlassian's treatment of long-time customers has been very poor lately.

Thank-you @Luke Goodsell , that is very helpful.  
I have also discovered that the Scriptrunner warning about incompatibility of the EpicsOf function with next-generation projects is out of date, and, in fact, the function works correctly on Jira Cloud with new projects, which is why I was looking for ways to create a classic project.  So, I think I'm OK with the new project format.

Anyone find a solution if you don't already have a classic project to use as a template?

Like Dennis Violante likes this

Thanks @Luke Goodsell . For me it worked only if I chose the template for Bugs tracking. Only in that way I could get a classic project

Comment

Log in or Sign up to comment
TAGS

Community Events

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find an event

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Unfortunately there are no Community Events near you at the moment.

Host an event

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local event. Learn more about Community Events

Events near you